ASSAULT LATEST- KOFI OLOMIDE ARRESTED BACK HOME IN CONGO, TRIED AND SENTENCED TO ONE YEAR JAIL TERM

This is currently happening now at the Congolese Police Department after the troubled Congolese singer Koffi Olomide this morning was arrested at his residence in the capital city of The Democratic Republic of Congo Kinshasa by the Congolese police for assaulting one of his dancers”Pamela” in Nairobi Kenya last week Thursday July the 21st 2016.

Congolese musician Koffi Olomide, was this morning arrested at his home in Kinshasa, on the orders of the country’s Attorney-General, adding woes to the singer who was deported from Kenya for kicking a woman.
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It was reported that he was taken to court shortly after and charged with the crime. He was found guilty and sentenced to a year in jail. Olomide’s troubles have extended across Africa after the Agricultural and Commercial Society of Zambia bowed down to public pressure, yesterday, and cancelled his planned shows in Lusaka.

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M9uJ4jWqJG4

Congolese Singer Koffi Olomide has been jailed for a year for assaulting a female dancer in Kenya, reports indicate.The
  Rhumba maestro was arrested on Tuesday at his home in Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
It was reported that he was taken to court shortly after and charged with the crime. He was found guilty and sentenced to a year in jail.
Olomide denied assaulting one of his dancers identified as Pamela. His lawyer George Wajackoyah also accused police of manhandling the musician.
The singer apologised in a Facebook post on Monday, terming the incident a “moment of madness”.
He has faced widespread condemnation and outrage since the video of the incident at JKIA was shared on social media.
Kenyans on Twitter called for his immediate arrest and deportation after the assault.
Olomide was deported to Kinshasa, DRC, by Kenya Airways after spending a night in police custody last week.
The singer’s show at Zambia’s Agricultural And Commercial Society, where he was scheduled to perform at this year’s 90th Show, was cancelled as a result.
http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/2016/07/26/koffi-olomide-gets-one-year-in-jail-for-kicking-woman-at-jkia_c1392860

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